Cellphone makers to set up manufacturing hub in Andhra
The move is expected to trigger the creation of a mobile device ecosystem as component makers set up shop in India
Three domestic mobile device makers—Micromax Informatics Ltd, Karbonn Mobile India Pvt. Ltd and Celkon Impex Pvt. Ltd—are coming together to set up the country’s first mobile phone manufacturing hub at Tirupati in southern Andhra Pradesh, giving a fillip to the Union government’s Make in India initiative.